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Welcome to Homecoming Week 2016

:   Lunchtime: Karaoke in the Commons
Tuesday:   Lunchtime:  Volleyball/Games (Courtyard)
                  After School:  Macho Man (6:00 p.m)
Wednesday:  Lunchtime:  Karaoke - Commons. Lilo & Stitch in Library
                        After School:  Powder Puff Football (6:00 p.m.
Thursday:   Lunchtime:  Volleyball/Games in the Courtyard
                    After School:  Bonfire/ Car Bash (7:30 p.m.- North dirt lot)
Friday:        Lunchtime:  Karaoke & Cookie Decorating in the Commons
                    After School:  Tailgate in the Courtyard (5:00 p.m.)
                                           Football vs. Bayfield  (7:00 p.m.)
Saturday:   Homecoming Dance:  Main Mall 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.

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Durango School District 9-R proudly announces the reveal of the new multi-use stadium located at Durango High School.  A community effort, the new stadium will be able to host more sporting and extracurricular events, as well as host various community functions. 

Join us for our homecoming opener against Bayfield High School.  Come early for parking and to participate in the pre-game activities.  Go Demons!

Two Durango High School DECA members won second place in Creative Marketing Project at the International Career Development Conference (ICDC) DECA conference held in Nashville, Tennessee April 23 to 26, 2016 for their project about a new healthy grab-and-go lunch option at Durango High School, the Demon Deli. Mason Stetler and Jared Webster, the winning duo, wrote a 30-page marketing plan on the Demon Deli and presented their plan to Nashville business leaders.

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Durango 9-R will be hosting a Title VI Native American Parent Advisory Committee Meeting on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016. Before the meeting we will host a dinner from 5:30-6pm and the meeting will run from 6-7pm. Childcare available and dinner provided. Please RSVP, so we know how much to cook and have adequate amount of child care help. 6th-12th gr.=Teri - (970) 946-1197, K-5th gr.=Lucinda- (970) 946-1751
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DHS will be hosting a college fair in the auxiliary gym this Tuesday, September 13th from 6-7 pm. Come meet college representatives from Colorado and neighboring states. This is great opportunity for you to learn more about how these colleges can help you achieve your goals.

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At a Glance

  • School Mascot: Demons
  • Colors: Red and White
  • Students: 1052
  • Teachers: 92
  • Support Staff: 32

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The mission of Durango High School, a community-based partnership, is to ensure each student develops the positive character attributes and academic excellence necessary to compete and contribute in the global community, by providing tailored, engaging, and relevant educational opportunities within a safe and healthy environment.

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